GC WBB Pride Going Dancing After Claiming USA South Tournament Crown

Posted by Press Release on March 1, 2015 at 5:36 am under College | Be the First to Comment

MARYVILLE, TN – The Greensboro College Pride women’s basketball team claimed their first USA South Athletic Conference Tournament title since 2008 on Saturday afternoon. The Pride fell behind the Scots of Maryville College (25-3) early but was able to rally back for a, 69-66, victory. Maryville College jumped out to an early, 18-5, lead seven …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Panthers Cruise To 83-63 Victory Over Highlanders

Posted by Press Release on February 28, 2015 at 11:46 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

• Sophomore Kaylah Keys led the Panthers with 28 points on 10-of-12 shooting overall and 4-of-4 shooting from 3-point land. • Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson tallied 20 points, six rebounds and six steals in her final home game. • High Point finished the regular season on a three-game winning streak and will enter the conference tournament …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Phoenix Wraps Up Road Trip at Hofstra Sunday

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon women’s basketball team (16-11, 9-7) closes out the road portion of its regular-season schedule with a game at Hofstra (18-9, 11-5) on Sunday, March 1, in Hempstead, N.Y. Tip is set for 1 p.m. in the Mack Sports Complex. Last Time Out For the sixth straight game, it came down …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Falls to Drexel on Road

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PHILADELPHIA – Another game came down to the final minute for the Elon women’s basketball team but the Phoenix was unable to overcome Drexel, falling 54-51, tonight, Feb. 27, in the Daskalakis Center. With 18.2 seconds remaining, a Jenifer Rhodes layup put the maroon and gold within one, 52-51, before Elon was forced to foul …Read the Rest…

GC Pride WBB One Victory Away From Dancing

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MARYVILLE, TN – The Greensboro College Pride women’s basketball team is one win away from dancing into the NCAA Division III Tournament. Senior Tiffani Stephens posted her first career triple double on Saturday afternoon as the Pride defeated the Panthers of LaGrange College, 61-57, to advance to the finals of the 2015 USA South Athletic …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Basketball Final – Virginia Wesleyan 78, Guilford 77 (OT, ODAC Quarterfinals)

Posted by Press Release on February 27, 2015 at 7:19 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

SALEM, Va. – Symonne Newsome’s layup with six seconds left in overtime gave fourth-seeded Virginia Wesleyan College the final lead as fifth-seed Guilford College fell, 78-77, in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Quarterfinals at the Salem Civic Center Friday afternoon. Both teams traded leads throughout the first ten minutes of the contest with both …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Panthers Honor Seniors vs. Radford On Saturday

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team will wrap up the regular season as it hosts Radford on Saturday at 4 p.m. in the Millis Center. The Panthers (17-11, 13-6) are winners of their last two and will look to pull into a tie with Radford (17-11, 14-5) for second in …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford Pair Wins All-ODAC Honors:Congratulations Brittany Drew (Page HS)

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SALEM, Va. – Guilford College’s Brittany Drew (Greensboro, N.C./Page) and Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) earned Second Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) basketball recognition Thursday night. The selections were made by the league’s head women’s basketball coaches and announced at the annual ODAC Tournament Banquet at the Salem Civic Center. Brittany Drew Drew, a …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Heads to Philly to Face Dragons

Posted by Press Release on February 26, 2015 at 8:32 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – After two wins last week, the Elon women’s basketball team (16-10, 9-6) sets out on its last road trip of the regular season, beginning with a matchup at Drexel (17-9, 11-4) on Friday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. in Philadelphia in the Daskalakis Athletic Center. Last Time Out After trailing for nearly …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB’s Robertson, Panthers Muscle Past Runnin¹ Bulldogs 74-58

Posted by Press Release on February 25, 2015 at 2:13 am under College | Be the First to Comment

• Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson recorded her 13th double-double of the season with 23 points and 11 rebounds. • Senior Ashante Richard added 10 points, a season high, plus four rebounds, four assists and three steals. • Senior day is up next for the Panthers as they host Radford on Saturday at 4 p.m. in the …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 74, Hollins 28

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Sophomore Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) totaled 15 points, 11 rebounds and five steals, all game highs, in Guilford College’s 74-28 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament victory over visiting Hollins University Tuesday night. Weatherly sparked the fifth-seeded Quakers (17-9) to their ninth win in 11 games and a berth in the …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Weatherly Named ODAC Player of the Week

Posted by Press Release on February 24, 2015 at 2:21 am under College, Photos | Be the First to Comment

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) Women’s Basketball Player of the Week Award Monday. A first-time honoree, Weatherly joins teammate Kali Cuttaia as the Quakers’ two winners of the loop’s weekly prize this season. Anais Weatherly Weatherly, a 5-10 sophomore forward, averaged 25.0 points, …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Hoops Travels To Gardner-Webb On Tuesday

Posted by Press Release on February 23, 2015 at 4:45 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point women’s basketball team will travel to Boiling Springs, N.C. to take on Gardner-Webb on Tuesday at 7 p.m. The Panthers (16-11, 12-6) are coming off a 57-54 win over UNC Asheville on Feb. 17 and are a game back of Radford for second place in the conference standings. …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Burnett Earns Third WBB Rookie of the Week Honor

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RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association announced today, Feb. 23, that Elon women’s basketball’s Shay Burnett has been named the CAA Co-Rookie of the Week, marking the third time this season she’s won rookie accolades. Burnett led Elon with 11.5 points and 6.0 rebounds last week, helping the team to two wins. The rookie …Read the Rest…

GC Pride WBB Earn #1 Northern Seed In Upcoming USA South Tournament

Posted by Press Release on February 22, 2015 at 8:47 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, NC – After the conclusion of the regular season on Sunday afternoon, the USA South Athletic Conference announced their pairings for the upcoming women’s basketball tournament. Following their win against the Pacers of William Peace on Sunday, the Pride women have earned the #1 seed from the northern division in the upcoming USA South …Read the Rest…

Late Surge Gives Elon WBB Win Over Tribe

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ELON, N.C. – The last few Elon women’s basketball games have come down to the wire and today’s game was no different. Trailing by as much as nine points in the second half, Elon outscored William & Mary, 7-3, in the final minute after being tied to claim a 64-60 victory over the Tribe this …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 72, Lynchburg 66

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) scored a game- and career-high 32 points in Guilford College’s 72-66 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over visiting Lynchburg College Saturday. Weatherly scored 15 points in the game’s first 11 minutes and had outscored Lynchburg by herself (15-14) after her layup opened a 25-14 Guilford (16-9, …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Phoenix and Tribe Set for Sunday Matchup

Posted by Press Release on February 21, 2015 at 11:06 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Coming off a thrilling last-second win on Thursday, the Elon women’s basketball team (15-10, 8-6) returns home on Sunday, Feb. 22, to host William & Mary (12-13, 6-8) in Alumni Gym for a 2 p.m. tip. Tickets can be purchased through the Elon Ticket Office. Admission is $15 for courtside seats, $8 …Read the Rest…

GC Pride WBB Claim Share Of USA South North Division Title With Victory Over Meredith

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GREENSBORO, NC – The Greensboro College women’s basketball team returned to Mayo C. Harlow Memorial Court on Friday night. The Pride went into the halftime break trailing, 29-23, but was able to respond back in the second half for a 62-54 clinching at least a share of USA South Athletic Conference Northern Division title. Meredith …Read the Rest…

Coffer’s Last Second Jumper Lifts Elon WBB Over Northeastern:Shay Burnett(SA) to Sam Coffer(NG) for the game-winner

Posted by Press Release on February 19, 2015 at 10:12 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

BOSTON – The Elon women’s basketball team was in a similar situation in its last game with the chance to win in the final seconds but was unable to do so. The Phoenix made up for that tonight, Feb. 19, as a jumper by Sam Coffer(Northern Guilford High School) with two seconds remaining found the …Read the Rest…